Recommended Home Vision Training Equipment/Programs
While many of these are recommended, only a few are required.
Please consult your therapist for details.
Toys & Games:
BrainWare Safari combines the latest neuroscience with video-game technology. By strengthening the mental processing (cognitive) skills that are the most necessary for performance in school, work and life, BrainWare Safari builds learning capacity and effective thinking. It can be purchased through Virginia Therapy Center. $175
Dynamic Reader: Over 140 entertaining stories specifically designed to improve reading fluency for grade levels 1 through High School. This computer program guides the patient step-by-step through various reading levels, gradually introducing elements such as moving text to train the user to read more quickly and fluently. $49
Slant Board: This adjusts your reading surface at the optimal 22 degree angle while its two collapsible legs make it portable. The Visual Edge Slant Board measures 12″ x 18″ and will easily fit into a 2-inch wide space. A convenient detachable book catch at the bottom holds any size book while a paper clip at the top holds individual papers securely. Dry erase surface. http://www.visualedgesb.com/ Free slantboard available for teachers, see website for details.
Slant Board: A rubber strip on the underside keeps the laptop support firmly in place while you are working. Retaining edge keeps laptop in place. You sit comfortably with the screen at eye level thanks to the tilted surface. http://www.ikea.com/us/en/catalog/products/60150176/